Newport Beach News Magazine reports on Orange County business Kenneth Ketner and his fund raising work with City of Hope and Let’s Be Frank About Cancer.
Newport Beach, California, 2017-Apr-28 — /EPR Network/ — Newport Beach Lifestyle Magazine news report interviews Kenneth Ketner about his Orange County based fundraising work. Mr. Ketner’s work with the “Let’s be Frank about Cancer” research group and City of Hope is explored in the article.
A Newport Beach resident and businessman born and raised in Southern California, Ken Ketner has been involved in both the “Let’s be Frank about Cancer” fundraiser and the 3rd Annual Orange County City of Hope Fly Me To A Cure Gala.
Inspired by Sinatra’s famous song “Fly Me To The Moon” this year’s Orange County City of Hope gala was titled “Fly Me To A Cure”. Over 400 guests attended. Former Prime Minister of Yugoslavia, Milan Panic, was honored for his $1 Million gift to the City of Hope.
Fund raising committee members presented a check for $691,931 to be used for cancer research at the City of Hope.
Regarding the event Ken Ketner stated, “Our community is very committed and generous to nonprofits, and we know all of these organizations could use more help.”
He added, “I wish the entire community had been present to witness the success and passion that this year’s event created. I believe that if people in our community witnessed the energy in that room, next year’s event would be overwhelming.”
The full article can be seen on the Newport Beach Lifestyle Magazine website at:
A video highlighting Ken Ketner and the 3rd Annual Orange County City of Hope Gala can be seen at:
About Newport Beach Lifestyle Magazine
Newport Beach Lifestyle Magazine was started in 2013. This monthly publication was created exclusively for and about the residents in Newport Beach, Corona del Mar, and Newport Coast. The publication’s mission is to play a role in helping the community flourish, by producing a private magazine filled with news and special events that take place each and every month. Newport Beach Lifestyle Magazine coverage strives to be s the true pulse of what’s happening and important in the Coastal Orange County area.
Every month they highlight different articles such as a family spotlight, home of the month and a business spotlight. Information on the latest hot spots in the area is also covered. Special featured spotlights will include local history, students of the month, hometown heroes, and how the community “pays it forward”.
About Kenneth Ketner
Kenneth (Ken) Ketner was born in Los Angeles California. His early successes and struggles would formulate his personality and commitment to others, from which he grew. After attending Cal Poly Pomona Mr. Ketner started a career in the securities industry as retail stock broker for a New York Firm. He became involved in several charities and civic organizations doing public service in his community He focuses his philanthropic efforts to organizations in the Southern California region, where he feels he can see the direct results. For more information on charities that Ken supports visit:
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